Global Patent Index - EP 0744291 B1

EP 0744291 B1 2000-07-12 - Charge plate fabrication process

Title (en)

Charge plate fabrication process

Title (de)

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Ladungselektroden

Title (fr)

Procédé de fabrication d'électrodes de charge

Publication

EP 0744291 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 96303398 A

Priority

US 45123295 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0744291A2] A charge plate is fabricated for an ink jet printer. Initially, a ceramic charge plate substrate is provided, the substrate having an edge, a top, and a bottom. The ceramic charge plate substrate is then edge printed to define a charging face on the edge of the ceramic charge plate substrate. A conductive path is completed from the charging face to the top of the ceramic charge plate substrate to create a charge plate. Charge drivers are provided on the charge plate top surface. The charge plate is top patterned to allow an electrical connection from the charge drivers to the charge plate. Finally, the top patterned surface is coated with a dielectric material. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B41J 2/085

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B41J 2/16 (2006.01); B41J 2/085 (2006.01); B41J 2/095 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B41J 2/085 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB

EPO simple patent family

EP 0744291 A2 19961127; EP 0744291 A3 19980304; EP 0744291 B1 20000712; CA 2177052 A1 19961127; DE 69609248 D1 20000817; DE 69609248 T2 20010308; JP 3945838 B2 20070718; JP H0999561 A 19970415

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